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The Imagine Dragons Singer’s War Against the Mormon Church to End Gay Suicide

The Sundance documentary ‘Believer’ chronicles Mormon lead singer Dan Reynolds’ battle to pressure his church to rethink its hateful LGBTQ policies …

Religion

The gay outdoorsman that “straight-washed” himself to keep his sponsors on Instagram

It’s been 21 straight months on the road for 31-year-old Mikah Meyer. He “stealth camps” by parking his 2014 Ram Pro Master cargo van — nicknamed …

LGBTQ

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend takes a swipe at straight women in gay bars

TV show Crazy Ex-Girlfriend took a not-so-subtle swipe at straight women who go to gay bars.<p>The CW musical comedy show, which has a number of LGBT …

LGBTQ

If you love young-adult coming-of-age dramas, you'll 'Love, Simon'

While Hollywood has had its fair share of queer storytelling on screens large and small, hardly ever has it been supported by a major film studio and almost never has it been situated against the backdrop of high school. That is until 20th Century Fox’s dramedy “Love, Simon” hits theaters March …

Hollywood

‘Younger’ Star Dan Amboyer Came Out for Love

Last fall proved to be a life-altering time for Dan Amboyer (pictured, right), star of TV Land’s <i>Younger</i>. Not only did he marry his boyfriend of 10 …

LGBTQ

Who Is Adam Rippon, the First Openly Gay American Man to Qualify for Winter Olympics?

Before Adam Rippon hits the ice, he steps away from his competitors. He plugs into his favorite music, Martin Garrix radio, pulls his skates onto his …

LGBTQ

Inspiring real-life gay teacher changed to straight for NBC series

NBC’s new television series “Rise” was inspired by an out gay man, but the network has re-written him to be straight.<p>Writer Jason Katims is best …

LGBTQ

Urgent Callout For MSM's To Fill Out Gay Sex Survey

A European-wide survey of sexual health and practices of men is urgently asking men who have sex with men (MSM) to complete the latest version of …

LGBTQ

LGBT+ Contestants To Feature In Love Island 2018

For a programme that considers itself pretty ‘cutting edge’ when it comes to reality TV, Love Island has lacked a lot of diversity in terms of their …

Love Island

Playboy features first transgender model on its German cover

In a first for the German version of the worldwide magazine, Playboy has selected Giuliana Farfalla as the cover model for this month's issue. …

Hugh Hefner

An incredible court ruling just ordered 16 countries to make same-sex marriage legal

A landmark court ruling has ordered 16 new countries to make same-sex marriage legal.<p>The Inter-American Court of Human Rights reached a decision …

Equality

The Gay Drama Teacher Who Inspired NBC's 'Rise' Will Be Portrayed As Straight

Some people accused the musical series of "straight-washing" its protagonist.<p>The creative team behind NBC’s new musical theater series, “Rise,” is taking some artistic license with the show’s protagonist, who was inspired by a real-life drama teacher.<p>“Rise” follows Lou Mazzuchelli (played by Josh …

TV

Josh Rivers lashes out at 'racist' criticism of his horrific tweets

Josh Rivers, who was fired as Gay Times editor after tweeting horrendous remarks about practically every minority group, has lashed out at the …

Racism

Four Black lesbians were killed in one week, and the media still isn’t paying attention

Say their names.<p>In late December, there was a slew of murders of lesbian Black women, but advocates for the LGBTQ community say they haven’t received …

Crime

India's Gay Prince Opens His Palace To Vulnerable LGBTQ People

Prince Manvendra Singh Gohil says he'll offer rooms, a medical facility and job assistance.<p>MUMBAI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The only openly gay prince in India - where same sex relations are illegal - is throwing open his palace doors to lesbians, gays, transgender and other Indians shunned …

LGBTQ

Sasha Velour illustrated the 'Google Doodle' today

Ru Paul’s Drag Race season 9 winner Sasha Velour and Marlene Dietrich are helping you search the internet today.<p>The Google Doodle on the website is a …

Google

This lip balm advert has the best gay twist ending ever

A Thai lip balm commercial has attracted attention for its dramatic twist and surprising ending.<p>The advert opens with a boy angrily rushing into a …

LGBTQ

Greeting cards start a conversation about LGBTQ holiday anxiety over family acceptance

'Something you wouldn’t see at Hallmark,' card-maker Levin Ifko says<p>Levin Ifko noticed there was something missing from the greeting card section in …

LGBTQ

Candidate's One-Vote Victory Creates Democrat-Republican Tie in Va. House

Thanks to a Democrat's victory by one vote in a recount, the Virginia House of Delegates will be evenly split between Democrats and Republicans when …

Catholic Priest Comes Out to Standing Ovation From Congregation

A Catholic priest received the blessing of his congregation after coming out.<p>"I am Greg. I am a Roman Catholic priest. And, yes, I am gay!" Rev. …

Gus Kenworthy Embraces Prospect Of Making Olympics History

He's poised to become the first openly gay male athlete to compete at the Winter Games.<p>Gus Kenworthy is gearing up to make history.<p>In 2015, the freeskier was widely praised for opening up about his sexuality in an emotional ESPN Magazine cover story. Now, he’s poised to become the first openly gay …

LGBTQ

DC Introduce New Non-Binary Character in Supergirl #19 Co-Written by Non-Binary Writer

In an excellent step in representation, the recently released DC solicits for comics coming out in March have revealed one title will include a …

The Beauty and the Ugly of Queer Subtext

Subtext is the implicit meaning of any work. In this article, I am focusing on queer subtext in mainstream media. There is nothing inherently good or …

This is what happens when you ask for a gay cake in Canada

As courts in the US and UK hear cases concerning bakers who refused to make cakes for gay couples, Canada is showing everyone how it’s done.<p>Chris …

Equality

The government will ask if you're gay or trans in 2021

The 2021 census in England and Wales will ask about gender identity and sexual orientation for the first time.<p>The Office of National Statistics (ONS) …

Justin Trudeau makes history on the cover of Attitude magazine

Justin Trudeau has made history as the first Canadian Prime Minister to appear on the cover of an international LGBT magazine.<p>Trudeau has been …

We May Have Just Identified Genetic Evidence of Male Sexual Orientation

But that still doesn't mean there's a 'gay gene'.<p>Scientists are reporting what could amount to be the firmest evidence yet of genetic links to male …

Black And LGBT Reporters Not Invited To White House Christmas Party, First Time In 20 Years They Were Excluded

The White House opted not to invite reporters from LGBT and black publications to the annual White House media Christmas party, the first time in …

Shelter For Homeless LGBTQ Youth, Named For 'Golden Girls' Star, Opens in NYC

The Bea Arthur Residence will welcome its first clients shortly.<p>Eight years after her death, “Golden Girls” star Bea Arthur continues to be a friend to the LGBTQ community.<p>The Ali Forney Center, which is the largest agency dedicated to homeless LGBTQ youth in the country, opened the doors of its …

LGBTQ

The List Of Countries With Legalized Same-Sex Marriage is About to Expand

Same-sex marriage is currently legal in 24 countries.<p>By on<p>Filed Under Gender, History, Politics & Sex<p>The revolution will not be televised. It'll be …